Kathleen A. Noorbakhsh, MD, MS

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics


Noorbakhsh is a Pediatric Emergency Medicine physician. She attending medical school at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, VA. She completed a pediatric residency at the Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters in Norfolk, VA. Her fellowship in Pediatric Emergency Medicine was completed at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.

Professional and Scientific Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Pediatrics, 2008-Present
    • Section on Emergency Medicine, 2016-Present
    • Council on Communications and Media, 2013-2016
  • Society of Academic Emergency Medicine, 2015-Present
  • P2 Network for Pediatric Emergency Medicine Point of Care Ultrasound, 2017-Present
  • Pennsylvania Medical Society, 2017-Present
  • Allegheny County Medical Society, 2017-Present
  • Society of Medical Decision Making, 2019-Present

Education & Training

  • BA, Government, The College of William and Mary, 2003
  • MD, Eastern Virginia Medical School, 2008
  • Internship in Pediatrics, Eastern Virginia Medical School, 2008-2009
  • Residency in Pediatrics, Eastern Virginia Medical School, 2009-2011
  • Chief Residency in Pediatrics, Eastern Virginia Medical School, 2011-2012
  • Fellowship in Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Point-of-Care Ultrasound Track, UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, 2016-2019
  • MS, Clinical Research, University of Pittsburgh, 2020

Academic and Research Interests

  • Cost-Effectiveness Analysis